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Study Report

Study Number: LA-032-010-1-1-United States-ICPSR-1982

Subject Area: Public Opinion on Political Matters, Political Participation

Bibliographic Citation: ABC News/Washington Post poll of public opinion, current social and political issues, October 1982.  [machine-readable data file] / ABC News  [principal investigator(s)] / Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: 9049

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Documentation: 1 volume hard copy (shared with LA-032-007, LA-032-008 and LA-032-009).

Abstract: This study was conducted by Chilton Research Services of Radnor, Pennsylvania, under the direction of B. Sussman of the Washington Post and J. Alderman of ABC News. For this survey, interviews were conducted with 4,485 respondents. This was a politically oriented poll asking questions relating to the upcoming election, and involved a national sample plus persons from 37 selected Congressional District samples. Demographic information about the respondent is also included. Data are available in either OSIRIS or card image formats, with machine-readable documentation. There are 83 variables and 13,455 records in this collection.

SUBJECT TERMS: campaigns. candidates. demographic characteristics. election studies. elections. political attitudes and behavior. political issues. political party preference. United States.

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